The Weekender: Father's Day Edition
Check out these fun events in and around Smyrna-Vinings that you can enjoy with Dad.
What: Vinings Jubilee hosts a jazz concert every Thursday night in June. Limited seating will be available.
When: 6 p.m.
Where: Vinings Jubilee Tower Stage
What: Paint a picture for your pop at this two-hour painting class.
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Rev Coffee
What: Jay Memory will be filling the playground area with great music and fun every Thursday evening in April, May and June. Bring a blanket, a picnic, and the whole family to relax, unwind, and enjoy the music.
When: 4:30 p.m.
Where: Chastain Park
What: Come dressed for a luau and bring your swimsuit and towel and for an evening of swimming, dancing, playing games, making crafts and much more.
When: 6:30 p.m.
Cost: $25 per couple, additional daughters $10 / Non-resident: $35 per couple, additional daughters $20. Register online or pay at the door.
What: Randle Bramblett performs at the second Candlelite Concert of the summer. Bring a picnic and come early for best seating. Food is also available at the concessions stand.
When: 8 p.m.
What: Tour guides dressed in black costumes escort groups of guest who walk around the Downtown City Square recounting “scary-etta” tales of historical hauntings and paranormal frights. Along the way, tour groups stop in La Familiga Italian Restaurant, Shillings, and McCrackens Irish Pub, according to Ian Huron, Ghost Tour manager at the Historic Marietta Trolley Office where the pub crawls begin.
When: 9 p.m.
Where: Marietta Square
Cost: $17, register online
Father's Day at Cowlick's Yogurt and Floats
What: To honor dads, Cowlicks Yogurt & Floats offers one free yogurt cup or float to dads at both Atlanta-area locations on Sunday, June 17. All day Sunday, kids can purchase a Cowlicks yogurt or float for themselves and receive a free* yogurt cup or float for dad on Father’s Day. Guests can extend the yogurt love by purchasing a gift certificate Dad can use long after his special day. Gift certificates start at $5 and are available for purchase at both Cowlicks locations.
When: All day Sunday
Where: Cowlick's Yogurt and Floats